Police identify Joshua Rodriguez, 17, as suspect in fatal shooting of Dakim Blacknall on Creston Avenue

Police say Joshua Rodriguez shot and killed Dakim

Police say Joshua Rodriguez shot and killed Dakim Blacknall outside a Creston Avenue apartment building last weekend. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

THE BRONX - Police have identified the suspect they say is responsible for a deadly shooting in the borough last week.

Police say 17-year-old Joshua Rodriguez shot and killed 25-year-old Dakim Blacknall outside a Creston Avenue apartment building on June 7. They say the victim was brought inside the building after being shot.

When EMS arrived, they found Blacknall with a gunshot wound to the back. He was pronounced dead at Saint Barnabas Hospital.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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